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53-Man Roster Projections

  With training camp well underway, the first round of cuts aren't far off. The Jets will have their first preseason game against the Jacksonville Jaguars on Aug. 11. After the first three preseason games all 32 teams must have their rosters trimmed down to 75 players by Aug. 30. On Sept. 3 the final [...]

Report: Jets Have Made Multiple Offers to Fitzpatrick

By Glenn Naughton   Given how frequently we hear of Jets General Manager Mike Maccagnan's excessive coffee consumption, you wouldn't expect him to be calm, cool and collected at the negotiation table while hammering out a deal. Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News is reporting that the Jets and Maccagnan have made multiple offers to [...]

Mo’s Deal set to Help fit Fitz?

By Glenn Naughton     Immediately after beating yesterday's league-mandated deadline to sign players slapped with the franchise tag by inking defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson to a shocking 5-year contract extension, talk of what the deal would mean for the team's quarterback situation began to pick up. With roughly $3 million in salary cap space to [...]

Jets Take Penn State Quarterback Christian Hackenberg in Round 2

By Glenn Naughton   One day after surprising onlookers by passing on Memphis quarterback Paxton Lynch, the New York Jets got the quarterback they have "wanted for months" according to NFL network's Ian Rapoport in Penn State QB Christian Hackenberg. A polarizing prospect who regressed after a strong Freshman year, Hackenberg would struggle through his [...]

Will Jets, Maccagnan Explore Changing QB Trade Market?

By Glenn Naughton   As the Jets gear up for rounds 2 and 3 of tonight's NFL draft, and the quarterback position is still needing addressed, might Gang Green get involved in a deal with many of the teams rumored to be shopping their current signal-callers? While it's no secret that the Philadelphia Eagles are [...]

In Taking Darron Lee, Jets Staying True to Their Word

By Glenn Naughton   No, it wasn't the potential franchise quarterback many had hoped for in Paxton Lynch, but the Jets selection of Ohio State linebacker Darron Lee showed Jets fans that Todd Bowles meant business when he said following last season that Gang Green had to get younger and faster. Perhaps it was the [...]